Indicative Pick Up Time: 7:00 AM
Indicative Drop Off Time: 9:00 PM
Morning: Exploring Namdroling Monastery
7:00 AM: Your private guide will pick you up from your hotel in Bangalore, and you'll embark on a memorable journey to Namdroling Monastery, Bylakuppe.
11:00 AM: Arrival at Namdroling Monastery
Begin your visit to the magnificent Namdroling Monastery, also known as the Golden Temple. Marvel at its stunning architecture and immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere of this spiritual center.
11:15 AM: Guided Tour of Namdroling Monastery
Explore the monastery's intricate murals, sacred relics, and vibrant prayer halls. Learn about the history and significance of the Nyingma lineage of Tibetan Buddhism.
1:00 PM: Lunch at a Local Restaurant
Enjoy a delicious Tibetan or local meal at a nearby restaurant, where you can savor the flavors of the region.
Afternoon: Additional Sightseeing
2:00 PM: Visit the Bylakuppe Tibetan Settlement
Take a stroll through the vibrant Bylakuppe Tibetan Settlement surrounding the monastery. Witness the daily life of Tibetan refugees, browse local handicrafts, and experience the unique culture of this community.
3:30 PM: Explore Sera Mey Monastery
Venture to the nearby Sera Mey Monastery, another important Tibetan Buddhist institution. Admire its architecture and participate in a short meditation session if desired.
Evening: Return to Bangalore
5:00 PM: Begin your journey back to Bangalore, reflecting on the spiritual and cultural experiences of the day.
9:00 PM: Drop Off at Your Hotel
Arrive back at your hotel in Bangalore, where your private guided day tour concludes. Bid farewell to your guide, filled with memories of a spiritually enriching day.